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(Somerville, NJ) Today, Representative Tom Malinowski hosted a Paycheck Protection Program Loan Application and Forgiveness Webinar for small business owners in New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District. Representative Malinowski was joined by Al Titone, the New Jersey District Director for the U.S. Small Business Administration. You can watch a full recording of the webinar here.
(Washington, DC) Today, the House of Representatives passed a resolution that allows Congress to get critical relief to the American people as quickly as possible, under a procedure known as budget reconciliation. Reconciliation would allow President Biden’s American Rescue Plan to pass the Senate with a simple majority, rather than the 60 votes needed to overcome a filibuster. Representative Malinowski voted in favor of the legislation.
(Somerville, NJ) Today, Representative Malinowski shared a recap of his accomplishments from his first term in Congress. Since Rep. Malinowski was first sworn into the House of Representatives in January 2019, he and his staff have been committed to serving the constituents of New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District.
(Washington, DC) This week, Representative Malinowski voted to pass an expansive Fiscal Year 2021 House Appropriations bill that prioritizes public health and pandemic preparedness, invests in education and job training, combats the gun violence epidemic, fights back against white supremacist terrorism, protects our environment, and increases funding for our roads, bridges, and rail systems. The bill is the result of bipartisan, bicameral negotiations and is expected to be signed by the President this week.
(Washington, DC) Today, the House passed a bipartisan, bicameral $900 billion bill to address the continued effects of the coronavirus public health and economic crisis. The legislation will bring urgently needed relief to families and small businesses across New Jersey, and accelerate the distribution of safe vaccines across the country.
(Washington, DC) Today, the House of Representatives passed the FY 2021 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to support and establish policy for our military in defending America's national security. The bipartisan bill authorizes a pay raise for our troops, maintains commitments to American allies, includes groundbreaking provisions to fight corruption at home and abroad, and rights a historical wrong by starting the process of renaming military bases named after Confederate leaders who fought against the United States.
(Somerville, NJ) Today, Representative Malinowski applauds the residents of New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District for their efforts in ensuring a complete and accurate 2020 Census count. Following the completion of the 2020 Census count last week, the U.S. Census Bureau announced that NJ-07 has the highest self-response rate in the state, with 79.3% of constituents responding. That is more than 2 points above the district’s response rate in 2010.
(Washington, DC) Today, the House of Representatives passed an updated COVID-19 emergency funding package to provide relief to the American people. The $2.2 trillion relief bill is the latest attempt to negotiate a bipartisan consensus to provide desperately needed support for struggling families, essential workers, and hard-hit states like New Jersey.
(Washington, DC) Today, Representatives Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) and Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) introduced bipartisan legislation to create an independent, non-partisan commission, closely modeled after the 9/11 Commission that investigated the September 11, 2001 terror attacks, to assess the nation’s preparedness and response to COVID-19 and provide recommendations to improve our country’s readiness for future epidemics and pandemics.
(Somerville, NJ) This week Representative Tom Malinowski hosted a Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Webinar for small business owners in New Jersey’s 7thCongressional District who have previously received a loan through PPP. Representative Malinowski was joined by Al Titone, the New Jersey District Director for the U.S. Small Business Administration. You can watch a full recording of the webinar here.